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1st Jul '16 11:01:12 PM nombretomado
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* In ''BedknobsAndBroomsticks'', Miss Price's spells were taken from a very old Spell Book called ''The Spells of Astoroth''.
* In WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheWitchsGhost, at one point the villain is armed with a spell book.

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* In ''BedknobsAndBroomsticks'', ''Film/BedknobsAndBroomsticks'', Miss Price's spells were taken from a very old Spell Book called ''The Spells of Astoroth''.
* In WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheWitchsGhost, ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheWitchsGhost'', at one point the villain is armed with a spell book.



* The film ''HocusPocus'', where the book apparently had some degree of sentience (it had a moving eye and eyelid). It had apparently been given to the witches by the Devil and was made of human skin.

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* The film ''HocusPocus'', ''Film/HocusPocus'', where the book apparently had some degree of sentience (it had a moving eye and eyelid). It had apparently been given to the witches by the Devil and was made of human skin.
26th Jun '16 7:51:35 PM nombretomado
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* In ''TheDresdenFiles,'' the Necronomicon ''once'' had real power, but the rituals' power loses effectiveness as the number of users increase, making it a ''literal'' example of ItsPopularNowItSucks. Publishing it widely has rendered everything in it entirely useless.

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* In ''TheDresdenFiles,'' ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles,'' the Necronomicon ''once'' had real power, but the rituals' power loses effectiveness as the number of users increase, making it a ''literal'' example of ItsPopularNowItSucks. Publishing it widely has rendered everything in it entirely useless.
16th Jun '16 11:20:29 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''UBOS'' (UltimateBookOfSpells) is a cartoon about a talking spellbook.

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* ''UBOS'' (UltimateBookOfSpells) (WesternAnimation/UltimateBookOfSpells) is a cartoon about a talking spellbook.
28th May '16 6:31:19 PM mrdingo15
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* ''Series/NowhereBoys'' features one that is owned by Alice.
25th May '16 5:19:20 PM nombretomado
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* The Factor 5[=/=]StudioGhibli DS collaboration, ''VideoGame/NiNoKuni,'' came with an actual "spell book" as [[{{Feelies}} a pack-in]]. The spell book will contain instructions on how to cast spells in the game world, as well as providing information on the game worlds themselves. For the PS3 version, the entire book was replicated digitally in the game, with pages becoming available as the story progressed, but players who scored the fairly rare Wizard's Edition also received their own physical copy of the book.

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* The Factor 5[=/=]StudioGhibli DS collaboration, ''VideoGame/NiNoKuni,'' came with an actual "spell book" as [[{{Feelies}} a pack-in]]. The spell book will contain instructions on how to cast spells in the game world, as well as providing information on the game worlds themselves. For the PS3 [=PS3=] version, the entire book was replicated digitally in the game, with pages becoming available as the story progressed, but players who scored the fairly rare Wizard's Edition also received their own physical copy of the book.
19th Apr '16 7:17:00 AM Clare
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* In ''WesternAnimation/DefendersOfTheEarth'', Mandrake owns a large collection of sorcery books, which are off limits to Kshin and, by implication, the rest of the Defenders apart from Mandrake himself. The plot of the third episode in the series involves Kshin disobeying this rule in a misguided attempt to teach a gang of bullies a lesson.
13th Apr '16 9:10:32 AM Goldfritha
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* Creator/HPLovecraft's ''Necronomicon'' is often used as an example, and in his short story "The Dunwich Horror" Wilbur Whately needs a complete copy because his version is missing a key formula.

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* Creator/HPLovecraft's ''Necronomicon'' is often used as an example, and in his short story "The Dunwich Horror" Wilbur Whately needs a complete copy because his version is missing a key formula. With his hearty approval, other weird fiction writers of his era used the name, which Lovecraft thought helped make it feel realy. It has even appeared in book catalogs and library records.
4th Feb '16 7:26:12 AM Kakai
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* The Aurans of ''Webcomic/{{Plume}}'' used to have one that let them make [[spoiler:a guardian spirit out of Corrick]]. It seems to remain a singificant McGuffin after Auru falls.
20th Jan '16 9:13:26 AM Gamermaster
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* Hayate Yagami's Tome of the Night Sky in ''MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha'', which went through a period of being a [[ArtifactOfDoom nastier sort]] of spell book that would gather spells by draining the {{Mana}} of others before it was cleansed. Reinforce Zwei also has her own spell book called the Book of the Azure Sky.

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* Hayate Yagami's Tome of the Night Sky in ''MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha'', ''Franchise/MagicalGirlLyricalNanoha'', which went through a period of being a [[ArtifactOfDoom nastier sort]] of spell book that would gather spells by draining the {{Mana}} of others before it was cleansed. Reinforce Zwei also has her own spell book called the Book of the Azure Sky.
1st Jan '16 5:03:30 PM nombretomado
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* ''{{Slayers}}'': Lina Inverse learns the Ragna Blade spell from a Spell Book, but she learns it permanently.

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* ''{{Slayers}}'': ''LightNovel/{{Slayers}}'': Lina Inverse learns the Ragna Blade spell from a Spell Book, but she learns it permanently.
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